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Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission
Thursday December 3rd, 2009 :: 02:04 p.m. EST

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See www.vlepsc.org/support for highlights from the December 2009 VLEPSC Board meeting.

On Wednesday, December 2, 2009, the VLEPSC Executive Board met in New Kent, Virginia. The following action was taken:

Granted Accredited/Reaccredited Status

* Winchester PD - Initial Accreditation
* Richmond City SO - Initial Accreditation
* Bedford Co. SO - Reaccreditation - 2nd award
* Virginia Beach SO - Reaccreditation - 2nd award
* Prince William Co. SO - Reaccreditation - 4th award

Other business:

* Welcomed Chief Day (Bedford PD) as the newest member of the Commission;
* Gary Dillon provided the Commission with the quarterly Program Manager's Report;
* Capt. Bobby Mawyer (DGIF) provided the Commission with an update of state agencies' progress toward accreditation;
* Sheriff Lane Perry (Henry Co.) addressed the Commission proposing that accredited agency CEO's attend ethics training during their 4-year accreditation cycle. The Board will consider adding language to the commentary to ADM.01.02 encouraging CEO's to seek such training;
* Approved revised VLEPSC Process & Procedures;
* Approved revised VLEPSC Bylaws;
* Approved VLEPSC Directive 2009-05 - Revision of Standard ADM.02.04;
* Approved VLEPSC Directive 2009-06 - Revision of Standard OPR.10.01 & OPR.10.02;
* Board member Sheriff F.W. Howard, Jr (New Kent Co.) steps down as Vice Chair;
* Board nominates and appoints Sheriff Fred Newman (Washington Co.) as Howard's replacement; and
* Set the next meeting for March 11, 2010 at the Virginia State Capitol, hosted by the Capitol Police.

Address/Location
Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission
1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 804-786-8421

Gary Dillon
Virginia Accreditation Center @ DCJS
gary.dillon@dcjs.virginia.gov
804-786-8421

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